A Juneau Afternoon, Andy Kline hosts.
We’ll talk with trumpeter Ron Maas and vocalist Cassie Miller about this Monday’s New Year’s Eve Dance;
Betsy Brenneman will be here to educate us about the Juneau Afterschool Coalition.
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music & more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.